Posts Tagged ‘mdash’

Yahoo’s stock plummets 10 percent from last week

Jerimiah Yap – Fourth Estate Cooperative Writer San Francisco, CA, United States (4E) – Yahoo experienced a 10 percent drop in its stock price this week — many attributing it to unhappy shareholder experience with regards to newly hired chief executive officer Marissa Mayer’s decision not to hand out dividends in the company’s sale of […]

Emails Give Glimpse Into Deals That Fueled Financial Meltdown

ProPublica Staff NY, NY, United States (ProPublica) – by Jesse Eisinger and Jake Bernstein As ProPublica has been detailing for two years, Wall Street banks and the hedge fund Magnetar worked together to build mortgage-backed deals that the hedge fund also bet against. The more than $ 40 billion of deals helped fuel the crash […]

Pharmacists Expand Role To Help Educate And Coach Patients

Sebastian, FL, United States (KaiserHealth) – The average adult fills about a dozen prescriptions and refills every year; after age 65, they fill more than 30 prescriptions annually. For many people, their local pharmacist may be as familiar as their doctor — and often a lot easier to get time with. Some pharmacists are building […]